HEOS Drive HS2
Whole home multi-zone amplifier in a single chassis.
Designed by custom integration specialists for custom integration professionals, HEOS Drive is a unique 4 zone whole home audio distribution system with a Class D, 8 channel amplifier, all in a 2RU single tall chassis that features both Dolby Digital and Dolby Digital+ decoding with stereo downmixing.
Rated at 60 watts per channel into each of the 8 channels (20Hz~20kHz, .05% THD, 8 ohms, All Channels Driven), 1 or 2 stereo amp pairs can be bridged for single channel high power output (130 watts), and the HEOS Drive features low impedance drive capability (4 ohms).
Each zone in this multi-room amplifier features a stereo pair of pre-amp outputs, and each zone can be configured for stereo or mixed mono output. The matrix switching system features 2 optical digital inputs, 2 coaxial digital inputs and 4 analog stereo inputs, any of which can be assigned to any zone, and every zone features a dedicated USB port for connection to an external USB drive.
Equipped to handle virtually any combination of speaker configurations, HEOS Drive features built-in DSP high pass/low pass filters - set any output to full range, subwoofer or satellite speaker modes, with adjustable crossover points.
The speaker outputs feature 4-way binding posts that are compatible with banana plug terminations, and there are 4 12V trigger outputs. The chassis features quiet fan cooling for long term stability and operational reliability.
NOW OFFERING HIGH RESOLUTION AUDIO DELIVERING THE ULTIMATE LISTENING EXPERIENCE OVER NETWORK OR USB ALL IN THE CONVENIENCE OF YOUR HOME.
WHOLE HOME AMPLIFIED MULTI-ZONE AUDIO (4 HEOS ZONES)
8 CHANNELS CLASS D DIGITAL AMPLIFICATION; 60 WPC 8 OHMS; 4 OHMS COMPATIBLE; BRIDGE MODE
PRE-AMP OUTPUTS FOR EACH ZONE
DUAL RJ-45 ETHERNET LAN PORTS
HEOS DRIVE COMES WITH REMOVABLE FEET AND ATTACHABLE RACK EARS, ALLOWING RACK OR SHELF PLACEMENT.
STEREO/MONO SELECTABLE OUTPUT
ONLY 2RU HIGH; REMOVABLE RACK EARS INCLUDED
3RD PARTY CONTROLLABLE
DOLBY DIGITAL/DOLBY DIGITAL+ DOWNMIXING TO STEREO
HEOS DRIVE SETUP AND CONFIGURATION IS FAST AND EASY VIA OUR HEOS APP (IOS, ANDROID, AND KINDLE)
100~240 Volts AC, 50~60 Hz auto-switching
What's In The Box
HEOS Drive, AC power cord x 4, Ethernet Cable, Quick Start Guide, 2 rack ears
Controls and Indicators
Power/standby; Ethernet status 1/2; Zones 1~4 active status
Multiple Language Support
English, French, Spanish
Dimensions (H x W x D)
3.5 x 17 x 15.6 inches (without rack ears) 3.5 x 19.125 x 15.6 inches (with rack ears)
Operating Temperature Range